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Table 4 Density incidence of anti-HCV seroconversion per hemodialysis clinic between 2002 and 2005

From: Infection by the hepatitis C virus in chronic renal failure patients undergoing hemodialysis in Mato Grosso state, central Brazil: a cohort study

Clinic No. patients studied Follow up average (months) No. of events Events/1000 patient-months (CI95%)
1 88 24 16 7.7 (3.9 – 11.4)
2 23 17 12 30.5 (13.3 – 47.8)
3 48 16 10 13 (5 – 21)
4 74 30 0 0
5 66 24 1 0.6 (0 – 1.9)
6 61 27 1 0.6 (0 – 1.8)
Total 360 24 40 4.6 (3.2 – 6.1)